It became known that Keith Barron, who played the technician in the episode
"Dragonsfield" (1961) of the TV series "The Avengers" and Draker in the episode "Target!"
(1976) of the TV series "The New Avengers", has passed away, at the age of 83.
Yesterday on the available mirrors of the Russian-language BitTorrent tracker "Rutracker.org" appeared the episode "Colonel Rodriguez" (1960) of the TV series "Danger Man" with the participation of Honor Blackman. Translation: Voice-over (non-professional). The Page
Tony Booth, who played Dr. Kearns in the episode "The Big Thinker"
(1962) of The Avengers, passed away yesterday, at the age of 85.
Today on the Russian-language BitTorrent tracker "Kinozal.tv" appeared the first episode of the second series (2017) of the TV series "Victoria" with the participation Diana Rigg. Translation: Multi voice-over (professional). The Page
of "The Avengers", passed away yesterday, at the age of 88.In addition,
Moray Watson was one of the performers of Steed in the screen tests of actresses
for the role of the new colleague of the hero to replace Emma Peel in 1967. Details
Today on the Russian-language BitTorrent tracker "Rutracker.org" appeared the film "Fright" (1971) with the participation of Honor Blackman. Translation: Double voice-over (non-professional). The Page
Great news! The British company Unstoppable Cards is preparing a new set of Avengers trading cards, which should be released this year. Two promotional cards were recently issued, each with a print run of 100 copies.
21:23 The German version of the comic "The K Stands For Killers", reprinted from the 1966 British magazine by Thorpe & Porter Ltd, is published. Material provided by Christine Stutz (Avengerness blog).
11:41 The German version of the comic "The Mohocks", reprinted from the 1966 British magazine by Thorpe & Porter Ltd, is published. Material provided by Christine Stutz (Avengerness blog).
This month, the second edition of book Two Against the Underworld, giving a very detailed look at the first Avengers series, was released. The content combines the early two books, "The Strange Case of the Missing Episodes" and "With Umbrella, Scotch and Cigarettes" by Richard McGinlay, Alan and Alys Hayes, and for the first time includes important new research, corrections of old mistakes and revisions of some aspects of the first series (the chapter about the episode "Tunnel of Fear" substantially revised).
21:23 An excerpt from the fourth chapter of Aleksei Sidorov's last fanfic about Steed, "A Finger of Fate", has been added.
Yesterday on the Russian-language BitTorrent tracker "Rutracker.org" appeared the episode "The Crystal Trench" (1959) of the TV series "Alfred Hitchcock Presents" with the participation of Patrick Macnee. Translation: Double voice-over (non-professional). The Page
On 3rd January, all four founders of the Steedumbrella fan group met. Besides listening to audiobooks about "The Avengers" and reading comics on the Steedumbrella website, Aleksei Sidorov gave me his last unfinished fanfic "A Finger of Fate", new pages of which will soon be published on this resource.
Yesterday Sergey Pronin provided some previously unseen photographs from past events, some of which are presented here. Photo above: Me and Aleksei Arsentiev are looking at a school photo of the first grade in which we studied together.
The school photography of the first grade (1987), in which Denis Kirsanov and Aleksei Arsentiev studied, although they met only in 1996 at the polygraphic college.
Steedumbrella fan group and the book "Avengerworld". May 2016.
The seventh and final volume of the "The Avengers: The Lost Episodes" audio series was released yesterday on CD. The seventh volume can also be downloaded for $15 from the Big Finish website. Detailed information